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Berlin Bunkers: the post-military as cultural spaceSubscription

Realarchitektur and Pawson are re-imagining forgotten caves of war into atmospheric monoliths for art

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The pavilion and the court: cultural and spatial problems of De Stijl architectureSubscription

By Richard Padovan

Richard Padovan focuses on two buildings, both designed in 1929, which represent the final resolution of Le Corbusier’s and Mies van der Rohe’s  response to and conflict with De Stijl: the Villa Savoye and the Barcelona Pavilion

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Architects in Love: Short Films of BerlinSubscription

A lacklustre screening of short films in Berlin struggled to hold its audience’s attention but raised critical questions of the city’s relationship to its past

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Walter Gropius (1883-1969)Subscription

The Bauhaus reduced even to its own door handles is considered to be Gropius’ greatest achievements.

Illustration: Matthew Green

Mies van der Rohe (1886-1969)Subscription

William J R Curtis, author of the seminal texts Modern Architecture Since 1900 and Le Corbusier: Ideas and Forms, writes on the ‘lucid quietude’ of Mies van de Rohe

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